Catherine Davis "Kate" Higgins (born August 16, 1969, Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.), also known as Kate Davis, is an American voice actress, singer and jazz pianist. Her major voice roles have been in English-language adaptations of Japanese anime, and is best known as the voice of Sakura Haruno in Naruto. She has also voiced C.C. in Code Geass and Saber in the original Fate/stay Night. In 2010, she voiced Miles "Tails" Prower in the video game series Sonic the Hedgehog. She also voices Kate, Stinky and Lilly in the Alpha and Omega sequels. In 2014, She became the voice of Ami Mizuno / Sailor Mercury in the Viz English dub of Sailor Moon.

Music career

Higgins earned a degree in music from Auburn University in 1991. She is a trained pianist who studied with the jazz artist, Bob Richardson. She plays piano and has worked as a sideperson for many musicians. She released the first jazz album by her own name The Tide is Low in 2002. The second jazz album is Stealing Freedom. She is also in a band called Upperstructure. This features the same lineup as Melissa Fahn's R&B band in her album Avignon. They released one album called 6 by 5.



List of voice performances in anime
1998–99Cowboy BebopVarious characters
2002–03Great Teacher OnizukaChikako Shirai, Mayuko Asano
2002I'll CKBCSumire Yoshikawa
2002Marmalade BoyMeiko Akizuki, othersAs Kate Davis
2002–03Overman King GainerMeey Laujin
2004YukikazeAdditional voices
2004Initial DSimoneTokyopop dub
2004Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone ComplexChildren, Girl
2004Here Is GreenwoodMiya IgarashiMedia Blasters dub
2004Hanaukyo Maid TeamSanae Yashima
2004Tenjho TengeEmi Isuzu
2005Scrapped PrincessZefiris
2005Zatch Bell!Megumi Oumi, Kolulu, Laila
2005PlanetesEldegard Rivera
2005–09NarutoSakura Haruno
2005Mars DaybreakEster Ein Astrada
2005Immortal Grand PrixJessica Darlin
2005Gad GuardMimi
2006–07Eureka SevenTalho Yūki
2006Kannazuki no MikoOtoha
2006GunXSwordVivianEp. 10
2006–14BleachKarin Kurosaki, others
2006Fate/stay nightSaber
2006Samurai ChamplooYoshiko
2007Digimon Data SquadMiki Kurosaki
2008Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion seriesC.C.
2008Lucky ☆ StarNanako Kuroi, Hikage Miyakawa
2009–presentNaruto ShippudenSakura Haruno
2014–presentSailor MoonAmi Mizuno / Sailor MercuryViz dub
2015Glitter ForceChloeSaban dub
2015–presentSailor Moon CrystalAmi Mizuno / Sailor MercuryViz dub


List of voice performances in animation
2001–02Jackie Chan AdventuresSimone, othersEp. "The Return Of The Pussycat"; "The Chosen One"
2009Wolverine and the X-MenScarlet Witch, Pixie
2010Gnomes and TrollsFawn
2012–15Monster High seriesFrankie Stein
2012–14The Legend of KorraToph Bei Fong (Adult), othersEp. "Out of the Past"; "Old Wounds"
2013Sofia the FirstPrincess Aurora
2014–15Blaze and the Monster MachinesStarla
2015Fresh Beat Band of SpiesRainbow Raspberry, Loudmouth Lemon, Yi Haw, others2016Transformers: Robots in Disguise


List of voice performances in direct-to-video and television films
2007–presentNaruto filmsSakura Haruno (Sakura Uchiha in Boruto: Naruto the Movie)
2007Bleach: The DiamondDust RebellionYin
2009Happily N'Ever After 2Goldilocks
2011Barbie: A Fairy SecretTaylor
2013Iron Man: Rise of TechnovorePepper Potts
2013Scooby-Doo! Stage FrightMeg Gale, Cathy
2013–presentAlpha and Omega filmsKate, Stinky, Lilly
2014Axel: The Biggest Little HeroGaga
2015Tyler Perry's Madea's Tough LoveYoshi
2016Digimon Adventure tri.Gatomon, Meicoomon
2012Back to the SeaLittle Fish

Video games

List of voice performances in video games
2004EverQuest IIVarious characters
2005Destroy All Humans!Rural Female
2006–presentNaruto seriesSakura Haruno
2006Rumble Roses XXCandy Cane (Rebecca Walsh), Becky
2006–presentDead or Alive seriesTina Armstrong
2008Culdcept SagaRilara
2008Valkyria ChroniclesCordelia gi Randgriz, Martha Lipponen, Freesia York
2008Ninja Gaiden 2Momiji, Yoba
2008The World Ends with YouUzuki Yashiro, Raimu "Rhyme" Bito
2008Devil May Cry 4: Special EditionLady
2009MadWorldNaomi, RinRin
2009MagnaCarta 2Rue
2010Final Fantasy XIIICocoon Inhabitants
2010Final Fantasy XIVVarious characters
2010–presentSonic the Hedgehog seriesTails and Wave the Swallow
2012Dragon's DogmaMadeleine
2012Ninja Gaiden 3Momiji
2012Resident Evil 6Deborah Harper
2013Marvel HeroesScarlet Witch, Jocasta
2013Fire Emblem AwakeningLissa
2014Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIIIAdditional voices
2014Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden ZMomiji
2014Broken AgeBottled Water Maiden, Anastasia, Yarn Pal #2
2015Xenoblade Chronicles XAvatar (Female, Joker)Grouped under Avatars


Studio albums
  • The Solid Rock (1998) – Concord Records
  • Bigger than Love (2006) – Concord
  • Jazz Standards
  • A Very Merry Christmas
  • Little Parts (2009) – Produced by Joel Alpers
  • 6 by 5 by Upper Structure (2004)